Over the past decade, the social and legal ethos of the Indian subcontinent is drifting towards doom. The degradation and degeneration of the legal fabric is brought about and fuelled by the frequent outbursts of rage by the self-appointed law-officers who resort to lynching people, in order to serve justice to them. This paper discusses… Continue reading The Menace of Mob Lynching: Is it time to tailor a separate Anti-Lynching Legislation?
"Just because the opressor is bad, doesn't mean that the opressed is good," said Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak in a lecture on the title 'What Is It To Translate?' in M.A. Ansari Auditorium, Jamia Millia Islamia, as she discussed the problems that subalterns face. This statement, despite all the things she said, stuck with me for… Continue reading The Oppressor And The Oppressed